The countless causes of asthma - what are they?

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Registered: 02-11-2012
The countless causes of asthma - what are they?
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Sat, 02-11-2012 - 3:59am

Asthma cases seem to be rising at an alarming rate. Some think it’s due to a combination of factors, especially the increase of chemicals in our environment. These days, airtight, super-insulated homes can trap chemicals, molds, formaldehyde and other irritants. Even the increasing use of cesarean births, antibiotics and our fascination with germ killing have been cited.

If these factors were the only issue, why wouldn’t all children living in the same house and breathing the same air, suffer equally?

There’s a saying; “Knowing the root cause of a problem, half of of it has been resolved”.

Your diaphragm is the primary muscle used for breathing. Nerves that control each breath leave your brain and exit the spinal cord in the mid-neck (C3, C4 and C5) area. Spinal problems in this area can have a profound affect on the nerve supply to the diaphragm.

Reducing vertebral subluxations in the spine may help restore proper nervous system control of the lungs and improved function can begin.

This is Dr. Patrick Kelley and I’m a newbie here. This forum site looks great. I’m looking forward to establish interesting discussion with all of you here and hope to have an exchange of thoughts. Have a great day everyone. Please to meet you all.

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bethpagechiropractor wrote:

Reducing vertebral subluxations in the spine may help restore proper nervous system control of the lungs and improved function can begin.

This is Dr. Patrick Kelley and I’m a newbie here. This forum site looks great. I’m looking forward to establish interesting discussion with all of you here and hope to have an exchange of thoughts. Have a great day everyone. Please to meet you all.

I do like my chiropractor for back adjustments, and so does my husband.


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